Game Recap: Rising Above Big Blue

Traevon Jackson scored a career-high 16 points, one of three Badgers in double figures, as No.22 Wisconsin shoots 60.7 percent in the second half to shock No.6 Michigan, 68-59, in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals Friday afternoon.

No.22 Wisconsin 68, No.6 Michigan 59

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Wisconsin senior Mike Bruesewitz

Wisconsin senior Ryan Evans

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Wisconsin's 51 second-half points get them by No.8 Michigan

Wisconsin has momentum on its side after solid second half

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